Parent Resources

Testing & Assessment Resources
                   Middle Tennessee: Dr. Megan Peters, Licensed Psychologist and Nationally Certified School Psychologist
                   East Tennessee: Lighthouse Assessments

Tennessee State Plan for the Education of Intellectually Gifted Children [PDF]
National Association for Gifted Children Parent Portal
A Nation Deceived – an influential research report on acceleration in the classroom
Davidson Gifted
SENG (Supporting Emotional Needs of the Gifted)
           SENG in Tennessee – The Tennessee Liaison for SENG is Kristy Mall. Kristy Mall ( is a veteran teacher of gifted and high achievers. She is a former Tennessee Teacher of the Year Finalist, the Tennessee Horizon Award Winner for outstanding new teachers of gifted students, and Tennessee Outstanding Young Educator. She is an active member of NAGC and serves on several committees for them, and is a member of the TAG Board as well. She has presented about gifted education at the state and national levels. In addition, she is the parent of a gifted daughter and a twice-exceptional son that is gifted and autistic. She is currently working on her doctorate and focusing on gifted relationships as her dissertation topic and works in a school for gifted and high achieving students.  She will happily assist you with any questions that you may have about gifted education and the needs of the gifted